FAQs (English)

 

Frequently Asked Questions FAQ

 

Where do I find my tickets?

Our tickets will be sold via Eventfrog.ch. Find all the links here. The festival packages go online first. A limited number of single event tickets will go online a few weeks later.

 


WHEN and WHERE is the Swiss Swiss Soca Festival 2023 taking place?

The 8th Edition of the Swiss Soca Festival will be held from 6th to 8th of September 2024 in Zug, Switzerland.


Which AIRPORT is closest?

ZHR (Zürich) airport is the closest Airport. It takes about 50 minutes to reach Zug by train. There are direct trains to Zug and trains to Zürich mainstation. From Zürich mainstation you will have trains to Zug every 30 minutes.


How to get around in Zug?

You will reach all our Locations by Train or Tram/Bus. Check this Link where you can find all the Locations marked:


Public Transport in Switzerland

For Bus/Tram and Train Connections download the following App:
📱www.sbb.ch – Switzerland Public Transportation

You can reach all our Locations by Train or Bus. As Zug is a small citiy the venues can also be reached by foot or by bus.

If you plan in advance you will find super-saver tickets in the app. Those are only valid for the exact time you book them for.

For travelling spontaneously with buses and trains without needing a ticket, we can recomed the EasyRide  tool that is included in the SBB app. Swipe when you enter the bus or train and swipe back when you leave the train. Payment by credit card.

Uber and Taxis are available aswell.

If you need help and want to lime with others on the train, feel free to join the Whats App Group. You can apply to be added to the Whats App Chat here:

📱 Be added to the Whats App Group

 


What does the Festival Package include?

For the 2024 Edition, there will be two Packages available!

Festival Package with SOCA CRUISE Boatride 1 includes the Following Events:
Friday 6. September 2024: 🎨 Soca Colours – J’Ouvert and Soca Colours at Night
Saturday 7. September 2024: 🌡 Soca Fever – 100% Soca Fete
Sunday 8. September 2024: 🚢  Soca Cruise Boatride – Small Island Edition (Boarding at 1:30pm)

Festival Package 2 with CARIBBEAN CRUISE Boatride includes the Following Events:
Friday 6. September 2024: 🎨 Soca Colours – J’Ouvert and Soca Colours at Night
Saturday 7. September 2024: 🌡 Soca Fever – 100% Soca Fete
Sunday 8. September 2024: ⛵ D› Original Soca Cruise Boatride (Boarding at 6:30pm)

It’s possible to do BOTH boatrides by buying the other boat as a single ticket. Single tickets will go online a few weeks after the packages.

Find infos about all the events here.


Can I buy single Tickets for the Events?

We offer Single Tickets for all the Events. Find infos about all the events here.

 


Which hotel should I stay at?

We recommend the following Hotels for your Stay:

See the full overview of hotels in Zug in this map.

For other accommodations, please check
www.booking.com
www.airbnb.ch


Can I pay with card at the venues?

All Venues provide Card Payment. 
As the payment system might have connection-problems on the boatride (while we are out on the lake) we suggest to also have cash on you.

Normal Shops, Restaurants etc. should all accept Card Payment.

For the international visitors: The Currency in Switzerland is Swiss Francs (CHF). Most Shops accept EUROS, but they’ll give you back the change in Swiss Francs.

Also very widely accepted is Twint Payment:
📱 Twint App


Is there a minimum age to attend Swiss Soca Festival?

You must be 18 and over to get access to our Events.

One exception for the Saturday at industrie45, where the day-event is a family event open for all ages.

Please always have your ID on you, as some clubs don’t allow entry without it.


I can’t come to the Festival this year, do you have other Events?

We regularly organize Events throughout the Year. Follow us on Instagram or Facebook to stay up to date via our Newsletter.

For Soca Events in Switzerland please check:

www.facebook.com/swisssocacrew

www.instagram.com/swisssocacrew


I’m staying a few days longer than the Festival. Any recommendations what to see?

Zug and Switzerland in general have some of the most beautiful places you will ever see. A Hike in the Mountains, a scenic Train or a Dinner at the Lake, Switzerland has it all.

For things to do in Zug please check
https://www.zug-tourismus.ch/

For things to do in Switzerland please check
www.myswitzerland.com

Also feel free to talk to the Swiss Soca Festival Veterans who visit Switzerland for years via the Whats App Group.

📱 Be added to the Whats App Group


I have more Questions!

Feel free to contact us on the following Platforms.

www.facebook.com/swisssocafestival

www.instagram.com/swisssocafestival

info@soca-festival.ch

Whats App: +41 76 530 56 66 (text only)

6. - 8. September 2024